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Non-profit organization dedicated to advancing science in the field of microbial ecology

Microb&co is a Scientific Association of Microbial Ecologists with a common view: disseminate knowledge, strengthen collaboration, create and provide opportunities to learn about, discuss and challenge frontier issues in microbial ecology .

To achieve its mission, Microb&co involves people of all ages, from students of different education levels to researchers. It yearly organizes the International Course in Microbial Ecology (ICME) a practical course focussed on cutting edge issues in microbial ecology. It runs workshops for training students in the soft skills of writing, communicating and planning in science. Microb&co serves as educator, scientific advisor, event organizer and expert consultant. Above all, Microb&co is a way to meet and make the difference together in science.

International Course in Microbial Ecology - 8 edition

Verbania, Italy

12 -16 June 2017

Course web page here.

Publishing dos and donʼts for Microbial Ecologists 2nd edition

Catania, Italy

Date coming soon!

We are preparing the edition 2018 of the course Publishing dos and don’ts for microbial ecologists. Stay tuned!

Past International Course in Microbial Ecology – ICME

SAME13 – 1st EMBO Conference on
Aquatic Microbial Ecology 2013

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Microbes Rule The World!